Woman kicked by cow

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MISSION: The Lowe Corporation Rescue Helicopter was called to a rural scene this morning where a woman was injured after being kicked by a cow. PHOTO FILE
MISSION: The Lowe Corporation Rescue Helicopter was called to a rural scene this morning where a woman was injured after being kicked by a cow. PHOTO FILE

A Bay woman has been flown to hospital after sustaining an injury from a cow kick this morning.

The rescue helicopter was responded to a farm at Putorino where the female, aged in her 50's, was kicked in the chest by a cow and sustained arm and chest injuries.

At about 9.10am she was transported to Hawke's Bay Regional Hospital for further treatment.

Hawke's Bay District Health Board spokeswoman Anna Kirk said the women was in a stable condition and was being assessed in the Hawke's Bay Hospital emergency department.

- Hawkes Bay Today

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